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After my girlfriend's visa being cancelled at UK border, can I get her a dependent visa via marriage?

Updated on 06 / Mar / 2017: We got married, and my wife's visa has just passed (we got it in 2 weeks)! I would now accept my own answer because this works. Hopefully this answer would help anyone ...
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Tier 4 dependent visa refused - Administrative review guidance needed

I wanted to give an update on this as people may come across this post and may be in a similar situation as I was. First to address the comments, the reason i did not go for a visitor visa was mainly ...
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Japan Dependent visa

Generally speaking, a Certificate of Eligibility (CoE) is a document that must be obtained from the immigration authorities in Japan as a prerequisite for obtaining most types of long-term Japan visas ...
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Prior SSN now on spouse visa - do I need an ITIN

She said health insurance and a driving license are benefits of living in the US and you aren't allowed them without a work visa so we can't change your name and you aren't allowed to use the SSN ...
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How to convert a Spanish 90-day to a permanent visa for an EU family member?

Thanks to those who commented. The answer is: EU applies for residencia using form EX-18 at the local policia. Non-EU applies for Article 10 Resident Card using form EX-19 at Oficina de Extranjeria. ...
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Mentioning my partner on my UK visa as applying with me, but then she never applies

You're overthinking this. You should answer (completely and truthfully) the questions asked in the application, but you're not required to volunteer information about matters not addressed in the ...
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Would my infant daughter born in UK need a TB screening test to return to UK?

Although your little one was born in the UK, she may not be considered a returning resident, was about 2 months old when she left and has been in Pakistan for the last 8 months. Pakistan is among ...
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Which visa type and subtype should I use when applying for a UK Ancestry dependent visa?

The original OP contacted the paid-for UK Visa and Immigration team and asked them the same question. Their reply is as follows: [OP and his daughter] can apply as dependants on [OP's wife's] ...
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Why the question "Has UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) agreed to certify your maintainance?"

While I have no further information on why this was asked, I can at least provide an update on the situation. Eventually, we decided to submit the visa application with answering No on this question. ...
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Can an Indian national get married to an EU citizen while living in the UK on a student visa and work in UK on a dependent visa?

Can I get married in the UK while I am here on my student visa? If you're already legally in the UK, and you can legally remain in the UK until you are married, then yes, you can marry in the UK. ...
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My spouse has been asked to submit his rental agreement for document verification of my spouse visa, but he lives in a small flat

He lives in a flat of 21 sqm. I think the minimum requirement is 26 sqm for two people This will depend on which state your husband lives in. It is either 24 or 18 sqm for 2 adults, whereby it can be ...
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How does a newborn baby get a UK visa?

Is it a straightforward process for my newborn baby to get dependant visa? Does this happen through the usual dependant application in my home country by applying at the UK Embassy? it is a ...
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How does the family reunification visa in Switzerland work?

I do not see any information about a "dependent visa" on Swiss government sites; an internet search only returns discussion forums and the like, leading me to suspect that the phrase is merely an ...
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Working remotely for a foreign company in Canada as a dependent of a student

You reading too much into the rule, just stick to what is written instead. As written, it said that it is not considered work for immigration purpose if all conditions fulfilled: You do your work in ...
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dependent visa for japan

As far as I know there is no age limit on the dependent visa, but you do need to be a dependent. That means that you will depend on your mother for your lifestyle and you will not be able to work. If ...
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Schengen Visa or National Dependent visa for Poland

I suspect that it boils down to how likely it seems that your wife would actually want to move to Poland (that is, how likely she is to find a job, or to decide to move to Poland without finding a job ...
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Change of status in visa Japan

(Edited) I assume that you are asking if your wife could change her Status of Residence from "Temporary Visitor" (which includes Tourists) to one that of a "Dependent". The answer for that is "Yes, ...
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Prior SSN now on spouse visa - do I need an ITIN

My wife and I have SSNs as previous non-immigrant residents of the US. My wife may have had work authorization for a while in the 1990's but spent most of our time in the US without it. While living ...
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UK Settlement Visa with no return ticket

Hard to document something that does not exist. The official UK sites state that such visas are initially issued for 30 months afterwhich you are expected to have it renewed Conclusion: If they ...
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Applying for f2 visa in last semester

There should not be a problem to apply for an F2 in either situation. A F1/F2 visa gives you the "key" to enter the US. Once inside what matters is your status, which is tied to your i-20. So its fine ...
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UK visa: "Are your partner or children applying with you?". Yes or No if my partner will only join later?

If your partner is not included and not seeking a dependent visa in this application, then the answer is "No." When your partner files later for a dependent visa, a separate, new application ...
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Will F-2 visa holder lose her/his status the day s/he files divorce/summery dissolution?

Generally, the two people remain legally married until the divorce is final. So the F-2 spouse can continue to be on F-2 status while the divorce is pending. And neither spouse can re-marry while the ...
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EEA permit application

The permit does not control how long you can stay in the UK. Your right to be there flows automatically from your wife's nationality, your relationship to her, and European law. You can stay in the ...
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Tier 4 dependent Visa

Yes, you can apply in the UK for the dependent visa for your child. https://www.gov.uk/tier-4-general-visa/family-members
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Applying for Parent Super visa before landing in Canada with a PR

From CIC: Who is eligible for a parent and grandparent super visa? To be eligible for the super visa, applicants must be the parents and grandparents of Canadian citizens or permanent residents. ...
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Can F2 visa holder apply to get a licence as a physical therapist in USA?

An F2 visa is a visa for the spouse or dependent of an F1 student. The F2 is extremely limited in terms of what you can do. You cannot work or study with an F2. F2 visas are even ineligible to apply ...
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Can I bring my wife to Austria on a dependent visa?

VISA D has 3 sub categories. Non of which makes you eligible to get your spouse in Austria. However she can always apply on her own individual criteria to make a tour of Austria. But, If you are ...
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UK Ancestral visa - dependents: which visa type my I select

what must I write if my ancestral visa has not been approved yet? I would write "Ancestry visa applicant" and include the application number, if it is available.
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Dependent visa for France

It is in principle possible to have your spouse join you while you stay in France on foot of a student permit. Your can apply for that after having resided for 18 months in France and there are a ...
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I need my husband passport if I'm applying to a Tier 2 General Dependent Visa for UK?

You can apply with his expired passport. They will need that as well as the other supporting evidence for your application.
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